The Parametric Fast Hull 
The phf is a new hull for planing and semiplaning ships developed for minimum power requirements, very low fuel consumption and outstanding manoeuvrability. 
This innovative hull is successfully used in a pilot vessel on the river Elbe and demonstrates these advantages in daily operations.

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  • Deep V forward, concave bottom aftairfoil shaped hull
  • Airfoil shaped hull
  • Pressure distribution counteracts stern down trim around hump speed
  • Suitable for monohulls and multihulls
  • Optimal for Fn > 0.8
  • Not suitable for very high speed > Fn=1,5


  • Very low power requirements compared to conventional designs
  • Superior seakeeping behaviour
  • Low wash 
  • Very low draught
  • Very good manoeuvrability
  • Predestined for water jet propulsion
  • Very spacious aft